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I, Chicken Sandwich

Are markets moral? This oft-asked question will be asked even oftener when Pope Francis visits the U.S. next week.<p>It’s one thing to conclude that …

Fact-Free Liberals: Part III

Since this year will mark the 50th anniversary of the "war on poverty," we can expect many comments and commemorations of this landmark legislation …

The Frankfurt School

As is true also of Arnold Kling, Princeton University Press generously sent to me a copy of Princeton University philosopher Harry Frankfurt’s …

#40 The Flower Child by Reply All

ALEX GOLDMAN: From Gimlet, this is Reply All. I’m Alex Goldman. This week’s story comes from our producer Sruthi Pinnamaneni, and it’s a story about …

Episode 657: The Tale Of The Onion King

Vince Kosuga was an onion farmer back in the 1930s. A pretty successful one. But farming wasn't enough for him. He also liked to make bets on wheat and other crops. Then he had an idea: Why not try his luck with the crop he knew best?<p>Today on the show, how Kosuga made millions on the greatest onion …

Filling the cybersecurity talent pipeline

We talk a lot in Silicon Valley about product pipelines and sales pipelines, but what about talent pipelines? It is, after all, talent – people – who give us products to sell. The cybersecurity industry in particular is feeling the effects of an inadequate talent pipeline, with the Bureau of Labor …

On the Principles of Economic Principles

A couple of weeks ago the American Enterprise Institute, in one of its weekend e-mailings, featured as its “Quote of the Week” a quip from Ezra Klein:<p>…